Share your conference experience with Microsoft Sway

Here's another post from my Docs.com Journal, detailing how I used Sway to journal and LIVE share my experience at Digital Workplace Conference New Zealand #DWCNZ. Video + my Sway about DWCNZ Best viewed full screen. Share your conference experience with Microsoft Sway—Darrell WebsterDocs.com …

Yammer and Skype for Business integration – Thoughts, hopes and predictions.

Firstly, let me make it clear. These are my ideas, not a forecast of what will happen. This is simply what I'd like to see if and when Yammer and Skype for Business integrate. This brief post was inspired by a question asked during the Skype for Business IT Pro YamJam, held in the Office 365 Network. A YamJam is a large and focused discussion wh…

Running a OneNote Hackday – webcast with Ian Stuart, #GlowScot

Join us as we talk with Ian Stuart from Glow, Scotland’s National online learning environment about running OneNote Hackdays. Using the fun and focused Hackday event format, Scottish educators are creating OneNote-based multimedia textbooks that cover their national curriculum. Find out What is a OneNote Hackday? The benefits of using…

Posting to All Network on Yammer

One complaint about Yammer is that too many posts are sent to the All Network group. The 'All Network' group is like an 'All Company' DL. We have all experienced receiving misplaced messages sent via the All Company DL. Lost car keys. Fundraiser biscuits for sale. The problem is that it's easy to post to 'All Network' in Yammer. We visit the Home…

Creating worksheets and handouts for your OneNote Class Notebook

Worksheets and handouts resources are still a valuable teaching tool in classes. They support the concepts and activities for a lesson. They give students an opportunity to reflect and apply what they have learned, reflecting on the concepts and applying them in activities, experiences and problems. These resources were traditionally written on…

Sway this Way – #gimmesway

Microsoft are running a fun competition to get early access to Microsoft Sway, the new online presentation tool currently in Preview. I thru this together for a bit of fun.   It's an authoring application, that will inspire imagination with a touch of artist flair in the air, More than Word and it's docs, PowerPoint and it rocks, all…

Live TechEd NZ 2014 notes – powered by OneNote

OneNoters, if you're keen... I'lI be sharing notes from the #tenz sessions I attend. So, if you're keen join me... in this notebook - http://bit.ly/tenz14notes 9 Sept, 4pm to 5pm: Keynote & TechLive 10-11 Sept, 9am to 5:30pm: Technical Sessions  You'll benefit from the notes others take. The notes will sync to your dev…

Recording and Presenting with OneNote and Office Mix

I have been discussing the use of screen recording tools and OneNote with Ben Hilliam and Sam McNeill of St Andrews College, Christchurch, New Zealand. Ben is a teacher and Sam is the director of ICT. Both are proficient OneNoters and are making the most of technology to enhance their lessons, without making the technology the focus. Be…

OneNote Setup Tool for Teachers and Office Mix Double-Wammy

Jump to Office Mix Tips | Jump to OneNote Setup Tool Notes UPDATE: Microsoft have now released the OneNote Class Notebook Creator. This is the new name and replacement for OneNote setup tool for Teachers. Read about it and learn tips for installing and using the new tool in my post - OneNote Class Notebook Creator – Officially Launche…